Archive for March 2018

Don’t your doors & windows deserve a better hinge?

29th March 2018

Standard ball bearing hinges are ruining your doors and windows as they leak oil and rust, spoiling the look of them, and customers hate it.

Providing a traditional feel with modern performance the HQ and HY hinges keep your doors and windows looking and performing great for years.

HQ4 and HY3 hinge range features:

  • 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel – no rust or corrosion even in external use, saline climates or acidic timber

  • Self-lubricating, oil-free washers

  • Lifetime guarantee

  • No leaf play, ensuring an accurate and consistent fit

  • 4 finishes, including the only black external hinge on the market

  • Square and Radius corners

HQ4 Door hinge features:

  • Part Q approved

  • Self-lubricating, oil-free washers

  • 120kg weight capacity (3 hinges)

HY3 Window hinge features:

  • Slimline knuckle for better aesthetics

  • 3mm leaf gap for greater adjustment

  • Innovative hole pattern to provide better support

As one of our joinery customers in Dorset said:

"Felt better, looked better and are better quality than previous hinges used, and pleased with the self-lubricating feature."

Be part of the increasing number of joinery firms enhancing their doors and windows by switching to fit the HQ and HY hinge range from blu™

To see a sample of these HQ and HY hinges for yourself, contact our team on [email protected] or tel: 01726 871 025

blu Pull Handles - see a sample to feel the difference for yourself

21st March 2018

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Inline Round


Offset Round


Square Mitred


Offset Square


Inline Rectangle


Flat 'V' Style


Bow Shape


Offset Round Radius

It’s the little things with bluTM pull handles that make the difference:

HourGlassManufactured from 316 Marine Grade Stainless Steel - to protect your handles from corrosion and make them last longer

WallThickness1.5mm wall thickness - to create a more sturdy feel and solid sound

FinishingExtra linishing process - creates a ‘Super-satin’ finish to ensure a quality feel every time your customer opens their door

FixingsSuperior fixing method to prevent handles coming loose and reducing site call-backs

GuaranteeLifetime guarantee provides peace of mind

RangeComprehensive matching range providing consistent styling across our suite of doors

To discuss how these blu handles work well with our multipoint locks, and to see a sample, email us on [email protected] or tel: 01726 871 025.